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For questions about the works of Lemony Snicket, pseudonym of author Daniel Handler, and his life as a writer.

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What was the question which the Baudelaire orphans were asking themselves?

I was reading the last chapter of The Penultimate Peril, by Lemony Snicket (Daniel Handler), and when I reached the end of that chapter, I couldn't understand what was the question which the ...
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Do Daniel Handler's novels for adults share themes or tone with his Lemony Snicket work?

Daniel Handler's A Series of Unfortunate Events, written under his Lemony Snicket pseudonym, delves into a great many intriguing themes -- the blindness and dysfunctionality of modern society; living ...
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Does an answer to the Sugar Bowl mystery exist?

In the later books in The Series of Unfortunate Events, the sugar bowl becomes a cryptic macguffin -- everybody's after it, everybody mentions how important it is, but nobody explains why. There are ...
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Why does Mr. Poe cough so much?

In the recent adaptation of Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events, the character Arthur Poe is portrayed with a consistent cough. This is never touched on in the Netflix series, but is it ...
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